Mary Buren Elementary School

  • Mary Buren Elementary School serves 862 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Mary Buren Elementary School operates within the Guadalupe Union Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 862 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students862 students
Mary Buren Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Mary Buren Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Mary Buren Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeMary Buren Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Mary Buren Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Mary Buren Elementary School American Indian Students (1998-2001)
Asian
n/a
11%
Mary Buren Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2011)
Hispanic
98%
54%
Mary Buren Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Mary Buren Elementary School Black Students (1994-2009)
White
2%
24%
Mary Buren Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMary Buren Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.040.64
Mary Buren Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
69%
50%
Mary Buren Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
9%
Mary Buren Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Guadalupe Union Elementary School District's student population of 1,282 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,140 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 27% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,621 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 21% over four years.
School District NameGuadalupe Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed1,2821,597
Guadalupe Union Elementary School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$10 MM$17 MM
Guadalupe Union Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9 MM$18 MM
Guadalupe Union Elementary School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,140$10,238
Guadalupe Union Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,621$10,739
Guadalupe Union Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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